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Synonyms for subordinate

Synonyms for subordinate

in a position of subordination

one belonging to a lower class or rank

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an assistant subject to the authority or control of another

a word that is more specific than a given word

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rank or order as less important or consider of less value

make subordinate, dependent, or subservient

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lower in rank or importance

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subject or submissive to authority or the control of another

(of a clause) unable to stand alone syntactically as a complete sentence

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References in classic literature ?
Thus, the grand fact in natural history of the subordination of group under group, which, from its familiarity, does not always sufficiently strike us, is in my judgment fully explained.
You, sir, know how necessary subordination is in any large establishment of servants.
They are brought also into the most perfect discipline and subordination, especially when their leaders have once got them to their scene of action in the heart of the wilderness.
In an establishment like this, where restraint upon the liberty of the students is reduced to a minimum, it is necessary that the small degree of subordination which is absolutely indispensable be acquiesced in by all without complaint or delay.
The character of the mob, if it could be called by such a name, was that of attentive subordination.